Unleash the design for your vibrant new career with a Bachelor of Interior Design degree from AUS and open the door to amazing interior design opportunities.
Going beyond the decorative, our interior design program focuses on how interior spaces are formed and put together. You will experience our intensive, hands-on studio environment and collaborate with industry professionals, engineers, architects and design teams on real-world projects. Our inspiring faculty will mentor and guide you as you add to the CAAD tradition of award-winning young designers for the region. From concept development to implementation, you will graduate with an impressive portfolio of your own original and comprehensive designs to present to employers and secure your dream job as an interior designer.
Be regionally and internationally recognized.
Our four-year Bachelor of Interior Design curriculum meets and even exceeds established international accreditation criteria, in order to make you well prepared for professional interior design practice in the United Arab Emirates and throughout the region.
Immerse yourself in our interactive design curriculum.
At CAAD, we prepare dynamic, creative individuals like you in establishing a career as a professional interior designer. We do this by offering the most competitive interior design program in the region, introducing you to a world of ideas and skillful craftsmanship. Over the four year program, your design skills will be enhanced by an interactive learning experience of drawing and making. You will also have unique opportunities to join teams for travel abroad to places such as Spain, Italy and Japan, guided. by our faculty.
With a strong liberal arts focus, our acclaimed program balances your technical and creative experience with a broad foundation in humanities and social sciences. This means that you will graduate with a broader understanding of the world as well as an in-depth knowledge of your craft.
Your freshman experience will begin with a one-year foundations program, which all CAAD students must complete before advancing into their major field of study. Through this program, you will develop a basic practical and critical understanding of design principles.
Since interior designers need a broad base of knowledge as well as technical and creative skill, our degree program will enable you to create designs are both visually outstanding and grounded in a long tradition of design theory. In our regionally acclaimed studios, you’ll see your designs come to life as you work with mentors and instructors to hone and refine your design skills. And as part of our commitment to make you workplace ready, we’ll give you amazing opportunities to work on real-life projects as part of a design team, alongside architects, structural and mechanical engineers, graphic or environmental designers and other specialty consultants.
Let our dedicated faculty inspire you.
As you work alongside our outstanding faculty, you will benefit from their experience and expertise as industry professionals. Your instructors are highly qualified and critically acclaimed experts in their respective fields, taking you through an interactive, interdisciplinary journey of learning, discovery and creativity.
Show off your talent.
You’ll have the chance to exhibit, discuss and present your work in a variety of different forums and to a wide range of audiences, from your peers to industry leaders and experts.
Land your dream job.
Our graduates are highly successful interior designers who are creating inspiring and innovative spaces across the MENA region and around the world, with many also continuing on to high-profile graduate programs in Europe and North America.
There’s no other time like this. There’s no other university like AUS.